Cultivating smallholders

Taking Care of Business by Joel Makower I’m just back from a long weekend away — and largely unplugged — so am more than a little sun-blissed this morning, tiptoeing back into the all-too-real world. Let’s see: Politics as usual. Horror at high school. Border skirmishes. Sordid affairs. The Russians …

Grasping the world’s biggest economic opportunity

“Ethical Markets is a member of this preeminent global coalition to accelerate the global transition from the fossilized era to the cleaner, inclusive and knowledge-richer green economies emerging worldwide.  We have tracked since 2007 the private investments in these green sectors globally in our Green Transition Scoreboard ® at a …

VICE Film The Third Industrial Revolution

“Ethical Markets recommends Jeremy Rifkin’s view on infrastructure and my review of his “The Third Industrial Revolution”  and  “The Zero  Marginal Cost Society“  (seekingalpha.com with 4 million financiers registered) and on  our Books & Reviews  page at www.ethicalmarkets.com   Full disclosure: Jeremy Rifkin and I have been friends and shared our …

“Confidence Tricks”

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this article “Confidence Tricks” by Matt Seybold in AEON, which correctly describes how and why our financial markets rely on “confidence” and media to operate.  This has always been true as even Paul Volcker says, “Banking is a confidence game “.  I outlined all this and …

RSA Fellowship Newsletter

“Ethical Markets is happy to share this RSA News, since our CEO, Hazel Henderson is a Fellow of the RSA!” Fellowship Newsletter 12 February 2018 Last year we decided to dedicate more resources to supporting Fellow-led projects that could really transform society. The second of these is Buurtzorg in Britain, a …

Tomorrows Company Monthly Newsletter

“Ethical Markets welcomes this new report from our friends at Tomorrow’s Company! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor “ Welcome to our first newsletter of 2018. Tomorrow’s Company has begun the year with a flurry of activity, both delivering our existing research and reports, as well as scoping a major programme of work …

Structural Complicity: Sexual and gender-based violence as an emerging investment risk *NEW REPORT *

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this ground-breaking report from our friends at Cornerstone Capital. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” Structural Complicity: Sexual and gender-based violence as an emerging investment risk “Time’s Up”… #MeToo … allegations of abusive behavior by corporate chiefs … the groundswell of public attention to sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) is …

IIRC Newsletter

Register today: IIRC Global Conference 2018 The IIRC’s official conference for 2018 in partnership with the International Corporate Governance Network is taking place on 28 February and 1 March 2018, with speakers from around the world confirmed. There is still time to secure your place and join us in Tokyo to …